Category Archives: Self Portrait: Art & Artists

 

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Portrait with Kerry James Marshall

Event: Ribbon cutting of mural "Forest Rush More," by Kerry James Marshall.

Date: December 4, 2017.

Location: Chicago Cultural Center / Garland Court Façade.

Image courtesy: Noted Chicagoan Lee Bey.

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events [DCASE] alongside with internationally renowned artist...

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2017 Selfie with Chicago Public Art Plan

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events [DCASE] have designated 2017 the Chicago "Year of Public Art," with plans for special community projects, art festival, youth programs and much more.

Event: Release of Chicago's first ever Public Art Plan.

Date: October 26, 2017.

Location: Chicago Cultural Center.

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Portrait with Artist Hector Duarte

Event: Studio Visit as part of Open House Chicago 2017

Date: October 14, 2017.

Location: At Artists's Home-Studio in Pilsen.

Image courtesy: Selfie

ABOUT THE ARTIST: Hector Duarte is a well known artist muralist in Chicago and his native Michoacán, Mexico. He was born in 1952 in Caurio, Michoacán, Mexico. In 1977, he...

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